Fighting Highlanders News · Baldwin High School Baseball 2018

Baldwin High School Baseball – 2018


  • Rocky Plassio – Head Varsity Coach
  • Mike Dzanaj – Assistant Varsity Coach
  • Dominic Magnotti – Assistant Varsity Coach
  • Kyle Lucot – Head Jr Varsity Coach
  • Louie Benvenuti – Assistant Jr Varsity Coach
  • Jason Poland – Head Jr High Coach
  • Shaun Pierson – Assistant Jr High Coach
  • Ed Wietholder – Strength & Conditioning Coach


Tryouts/Player Evaluations – Monday, March 5th / Tuesday, March 6th / Wednesday, March 7th

  • Sessions will run from approximately 5:00-9:00pm (adjust as needed / weather permitting)
    • ALL players in grades 10-12 will report on Monday, March 5th from 5:00-6:45pm
    • ALL players in grades 8 & 9 will report on Monday, March 5th from 7:00-8:45pm
    • Mandatory attendance required for ALL players to attend ALL 3 sessions (M/T/W)
    • Players should arrive and be ready to participate 15 minutes prior to their session’s scheduled start time (4:45 & 6:45)


  • Must have completed PIAA physical paperwork prior to participation – NO EXCEPTIONS
    • Complete all necessary pages with all required information
    • Player, parent and Doctor signatures where needed
    • Baseline test to be scheduled (if not already completed) – check with trainer


  • Team Meetings with Coaching staff on Thursday, March 8th
    • Brief meeting at 4:45pm for ALL players 8th-12th grade with Coach Plassio to review the tryout process
    • All teams will be announced (Varsity, Junior Varsity, Junior High)
    • Individual team meetings with respective head coach (Plassio/Lucot/Poland)


  • Communication is the key – Extremely Important!!!!
    • Teamsnap for emails/alerts and marking your availability
    • Teamsnap will be set up once the teams are selected
      • This app will contain practices/game schedules for each team
    • If the player earns a spot on the team, more contact information will be shared at that time


  • Player / Parent Contract – contingent on you making the team
    • Must be read and signed by both player and parent/guardian
    • Should be returned to Coach Plassio by Monday, March 12th